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'''John Dewey''' (; October 20, 1859 – June 1, 1952) was an American philosopher, psychologist, and Education reform|educational reformer whose ideas have been influential in education and social reform. Dewey is one of the primary figures associated with the philosophy of pragmatism and is considered one of the founders of functional psychology. A ''Review of General Psychology'' survey, published in 2002, ranked Dewey as the 93rd most cited psychologist of the 20th century. A well-known public intellectual, he was also a major voice of progressive education and Modern liberalism in the United States|liberalism.Alan Ryan, ''John Dewey and the High Tide of American Liberalism'', (1995), p. 32 Although Dewey is known best for his publications about education, he also wrote about many other topics, including epistemology, metaphysics, aesthetics, art,...
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Era20th-century philosophy
Birth date{{Birth date|mf=yes|1859|10|20}}
Birth placeBurlington, Vermont, United States
Death date{{Death date and age|mf=yes|1952|06|01|1859|10|20}}
Death placeNew York City, New York (state)|New York, United States
Alma materUniversity of Vermont
Johns Hopkins University
School traditionPragmatism
InstitutionsUniversity of Michigan
University of Chicago
University of Chicago Laboratory Schools
Columbia University
Main interestsPhilosophy of education, epistemology, journalism, ethics
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